Posts Tagged ‘filmmaking’
Rookie filmmakers tend to shoot far more coverage than needed, and they’ll suffer in the editing room as a result. Here are some reasons not to overdo it on coverage.
A solid opening sets the tone for the rest of the narrative. Let’s take a good look at a few of the greatest openings in film history.
A thriller without suspense falls as flat as a comedy with no jokes. Crank up the tension and get the audience reaction you want with these tips.
Drones are capable of filming much more than landscapes. Here are some tips to help you capture great cinematic footage and performances.
Dynamic tracking shots can add excitement and tension to your video and film productions. Let’s take a look at a few ways to make them.
Whether you’re shooting the runway or a stylized documentary, here are a few great examples and tips for creating engaging fashion film projects.
China balls are one of the cheapest and most effective ways to add beautiful light to your scenes. Here are just three of the many ways you can use them on set.
If there’s one director from the past whose work could sit alongside today’s VFX-laden cinematic epics, it’s Fritz Lang. Here’s why.
For a film to truly succeed, its lead producer must understand how to effectively collaborate with the film’s auteur. Unfortunately, no two directors are exactly alike.
The Art Department is often the largest film crew. Hundreds of employees make up several divisions, including Art, Sets, Construction, and Property. Let’s take a closer look.
Panasonic recently announced the long-awaited V-Log picture profile for their GH4. The cost to upgrade is $99. Here’s why it’s worth it.
Many filmmakers have called Rokinon’s recently announced Xeen lenses overpriced. Here’s why they just might be worth their high price tag.